1774 in the Thirteen Colonies

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    independence from Britain in the Revolutionary War. By 1774, this uprising soon reached Edenton, North Carolina, where the women assembled an alliance to support colonial resistance to British measures, in response to the Tea Act of 1773. On May 10, 1773, Parliament passed the Tea Act which granted the British East India Company control of tea sales in the American colonies. This act, passed by King George III, was not meant to raise revenue in the colonies, nor did it impose a new tax on tea — it was passed

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    Massachusetts colony would become financially unstable. Many Massachusetts colonists worried about the impending economic challenges they would face from the port closing, especially because they heavily relied on commerce and trade. This was a major effect from the Coercive Act because it hurt Massachusetts colony economically. British Parliament hoped that this act would isolate Massachusetts from the other colonies, however rather than seclude them from colonial society, the other colonies organized

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    Introduction CONTINENTAL CONGRESS, 1ST (1774) AND 2ND (1775-1781). The political state of affairs in Massachusetts produced by the English Coercive Acts, that had been approved in reaction to the Boston Tea Party, riled up such radical New York patriot leaders as Alexander McDougall and Isaac Sears and to suggest the assembly of a general colonial congress to the Boston Committee of Correspondence. The Massachusetts General Assembly recommended in June 1774 that a broad congress be convened in Philadelphia

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    The period prior to the American Revolution saw the formation of the thirteen colonies through which United States was governed as a British colony. The actual revolution refers to a period through which a political upheaval was experienced, and this was through the period between 1765 and 1785 (Irvin, 5). During this time, Americans rebelled against the aristocratic and monarchies instituted by the British in the thirteen colonies. The rebellion led to the overthrow of the government of Great Britain

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    actions towards the thirteen colonies. Salutary neglect: a policy of non-interference, enabled the American colonies to prosper by trading products. Nevertheless, when the French and Indian War had finally come to an end, the British had severe debt and was left with possible solutions which only revolved around taxing the colonies. Furthermore, the Royal Proclamation: a document that set out guidelines for European settlement of Aboriginal territories, had infuriated the colonies and they protested

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    living in the thirteen colonies label themselves as something other than British citizens. Such as in the Quebec Act which is in 1774 on June 27, It was passed by British parliament to replace brief government created at the time of the proclamation of 1763. It gave French Canadians complete spiritual freedom and restored the French form of the civil law. The Quebec act was arranged to extend the borders of Quebec and pledged religious freedom to broad Canadians. The 1774 Act had sweeping

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    adequately constrained the thirteen colonies to join as one voice against England. The unity of the colonies became the method for various movements which later on lead them to their independence. At the point when the thirteen provinces started their political solidarity was frail, then again as Britain started to authorize more laws and duties on the pilgrims, their solidarity got solid as they battled for their freedom. These four laws that made solidarity around the colonies conceivable towards autonomy

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    ever known” (Foner 73). Overtime conflict began as tension began to build between the colonists and British authority due to many factors one including a series of acts meant to punish the colonies for their defiance against Great Britain. Over time this led to the fight for the independence of the thirteen colonies also known as the revolutionary war. In "voices of freedom" the author of article twenty three , Edward Livingston established the difference between a limited monarchy and absolute monarchy

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    was a time where slavery was still considered popular among many states (Mays 253). From 1765 up until 1783, the American Colonies, went through a radical transformation into an independent nation in which they fought for, after many years of being controlled by the English government (Greene and Pole 251). The outcome of the American Revolution not only affected the colonies, economically, but as well as culturally, politically, and would bring upon many changes that

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    Text Commentary of the Declaration of Independence    ‘THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIES’ (July4, 1776) This is a text commentary about ‘The Unanimous Declaration of the thirteen United States of America’. The Declaration of Independence is a juridical and legal document written sometime between June 11 and June 28, 1776. The reason for that lapse of time is because a draft of the declaration was asked to a group of five delegates of the Continental Congress on June 11,

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